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# jigsaw - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Anxiety and psychological distress: 50% increase in demand for youth mental health services last month
# Jigsaw
# Jigsaw

Anxiety and psychological distress: 50% increase in demand for youth mental health services last month

Sep 24th 2020, 7:29 AM 12,172 Views 12 Comments

This surge in requests for help is the latest in the mental health crisis caused by restrictions and the Covid-19 pandemic.

# jigsaw - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

'Surge in demand' for mental health services anticipated due to pandemic, committee warned
# Covid Committee
# Covid Committee

'Surge in demand' for mental health services anticipated due to pandemic, committee warned

Updated Jul 14th 2020, 2:19 PM 15,142 Views 12 Comments

Two sittings took place today at 9am and 11.30am.

# jigsaw - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Number of teenagers reporting severe anxiety in Ireland doubles since 2012, report finds
# My World Survey
# My World Survey

Number of teenagers reporting severe anxiety in Ireland doubles since 2012, report finds

Nov 19th 2019, 9:19 AM 23,554 Views 72 Comments

That’s according to My World Survey 2, the largest ever study of Ireland’s youth mental health.

# jigsaw - Friday 20 September, 2019

6 of the best... homebaked teatime treats to go with a relaxing cuppa
# 6 Of The Best
# 6 Of The Best

6 of the best... homebaked teatime treats to go with a relaxing cuppa

Sep 20th 2019, 12:17 PM 2,573 Views 0 Comments

Pop the kettle on and serve up one of these DIY delights, from oaty shortbread to healthier caramel squares.

# jigsaw - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

15,000 people to take part in largest ever study of youth mental health
# Suicide Prevention
# Suicide Prevention

15,000 people to take part in largest ever study of youth mental health

Sep 5th 2018, 1:28 PM 20,740 Views 25 Comments

The research will help influence youth mental health policy and practice in Ireland.

# jigsaw - Thursday 5 April, 2018

A DIT student is hitch-hiking through all 32 counties carrying a microwave for a really good cause
# The Microwave Express
From The Daily Edge
# The Microwave Express

A DIT student is hitch-hiking through all 32 counties carrying a microwave for a really good cause

Apr 5th 2018, 7:22 PM 4,174 Views 0 Comments

He needs some help from the public though.

# jigsaw - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Anger management classes could help stem violence among young men
# Angry Young Men
# Angry Young Men

Anger management classes could help stem violence among young men

Feb 12th 2017, 7:45 AM 5,907 Views 23 Comments

Call for services to better tackle the ‘changing culture of violence’ in Irish society.

# jigsaw - Monday 20 April, 2015

Anxiety is the big issue for Ireland's young people
# Early Intervention
# Early Intervention

Anxiety is the big issue for Ireland's young people

Apr 20th 2015, 10:12 AM 14,536 Views 22 Comments

The new research shows more males are seeking help than before.

# jigsaw - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Analysis: Ruddock and Bowe tries typical of Schmidt-era Ireland
# Jigsaw
From The42
# Jigsaw

Analysis: Ruddock and Bowe tries typical of Schmidt-era Ireland

Nov 12th 2014, 9:50 AM 21,899 Views 35 Comments

We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to break down the intricacies of Ireland’s tries on Saturday.

# jigsaw - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

'It was amazing to be listened to' - This service helped 2,500 young people last year
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

'It was amazing to be listened to' - This service helped 2,500 young people last year

Aug 12th 2014, 1:16 PM 9,471 Views 5 Comments

More than 11% of the young people presenting at the mental health programme said they’d had suicidal thoughts.

# jigsaw - Friday 26 April, 2013

Are you willing to laugh... in a very competitive manner?
# Laughter Championships
# Laughter Championships

Are you willing to laugh... in a very competitive manner?

Apr 26th 2013, 9:45 PM 7,424 Views 13 Comments

Ireland’s first laughing championships is set to take place in Galway on 5 May, otherwise known as world laughter day.

# jigsaw - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Ireland's youth mental health services can save lives - and should be minded
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Ireland's youth mental health services can save lives - and should be minded

Sep 2nd 2012, 8:00 AM 4,328 Views 16 Comments

As a schoolboy, Bobby Edgar self-harmed and described himself as being “alone in a crowd”. Today, TheJournal.ie meets a confident, ambitious and active 19-year-old. So, what changed?

# jigsaw - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

HSE developing plan to save mental health service
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

HSE developing plan to save mental health service

Aug 22nd 2012, 4:49 PM 3,479 Views 8 Comments

The Save Jigsaw Kerry Group said yesterday that staff at the youth mental health service had been put on notice with no commitment to a continuation of services.

# jigsaw - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Column: One good adult is crucial for young people. I can vouch for that.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: One good adult is crucial for young people. I can vouch for that.

May 16th 2012, 7:30 PM 366 Views 3 Comments

A new survey shines a light on the challenges facing young people like me – and shows we need good adults, writes Tim Smyth.